Five Forks, South Carolina Population 2021

17,844
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Five Forks is a city located in South Carolina. Five Forks has a 2020 population of 17,844. Five Forks is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 26.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,140 in 2010. Five Forks reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Five Forks is $144,448 with a poverty rate of 4.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,635 per month, and the median house value is $300,700. The median age in Five Forks is 37.2 years, 32 years for males, and 40.6 years for females.

Five Forks Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Five Forkswas:

  • White: 84.34%
  • Black or African American: 6.48%
  • Asian: 6.10%
  • Two or more races: 1.87%
  • Other race: 1.01%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Five Forks, South Carolina is 17,844 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 17,844.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,140.

Five Forks, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,05084.34%
Black or African American1,1576.48%
Asian1,0896.10%
Two or More Races3341.87%
Some Other Race1811.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native330.18%
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Five Forks Population by Race

Five Forks Population Pyramid $2021

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Five Forks Median Age

37.2


Total

32


Male

40.6


Female

Five Forks Adults

There are 12,078 adults, (1,848 of whom are seniors) in Five Forks.

Five Forks Age Dependency

74.4

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Five Forks Sex Ratio

Female

8,774

49.17%

Male

9,070

50.83%

Five Forks Population by Age

Five Forks Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Five Forks Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female70.4%29.6%
Non Family88.8%11.2%
All90.4%9.6%
Married92.9%7.1%
Male100%0%

90.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Five Forks Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6273.1790.4
Married4,2913.4792.9
Non Family5981.1488.8
Female5673.0970.4
Male1713.07100

3.38

Average Family Size

3.17

Average Household Size

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Five Forks Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade460.42%
9th to 12th Grade1131.02%
High School Graduate1,11510.07%
Some College1,93017.43%
Associates Degree1,0639.60%
Bachelors Degree4,43640.05%
Graduate Degree2,37321.42%
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Five Forks Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Five Forks Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,9288,8405,428
Black706706427
Asian696696577
Hispanic674603349
Other Race15015026
2+ Races12212265
Native American161610

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 82.90%.

Five Forks Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,867$86,269$42,215
Less Than 9th Grade$25,250$27,250$
High School Graduate$28,529$56,136$23,264
Some College$44,375$52,633$39,965
Bachelors Degree$71,889$86,782$41,058
Graduate Degree$92,474$123,415$70,788

$60,867

Average Earnings

$86,269

Average Male

$42,215

Average Female

Five Forks Earnings by Educational Attainment

Five Forks Language by Age

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Five Forks Language

85.77% of Five Forks residents speak only English, while 14.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.43% of the population.

Five Forks Language

Five Forks Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,0497405.27%
Asian1,089766.98%
Black1,152191.65%

4.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.98%

Male Poverty Rate

4.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Five Forks

The race most likely to be in poverty in Five Forks is Asian, with 6.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Five Forks is Black, with 1.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.46%.

Five Forks Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College9.15%
High School6.28%
Bachelors or Greater1.34%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Five Forks Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed19.20%
Male Unemployed7.58%
Male Employed1.20%
Female Employed0.75%

Five Forks Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Five Forks Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$114,049$144,448
Families$127,145$153,974
Married Families$133,139-
Non Families$51,515$60,238
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Income by Household Type

Five Forks Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

67.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.5%

Male Marriage Rate

63.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Five Forks Married by Age and Sex

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Five Forks Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Five Forks Marital Status by Race

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Five Forks Marital Status

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784

Number of Veterans

739

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War232
Second Gulf War202
Vietnam175
Korea35
World War II26

Five Forks Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54321
65 to 74155
75+146
55 to 64122
18 to 3440

Five Forks Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7026.84%
Hispanic588.00%
Black395.31%
Asian283.67%
Other Race1510.00%

Five Forks Veterans by Race

Five Forks Veterans by Education

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3.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Five Forks Veterans by Education

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69.3%

Labor Force Participation

66.8%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Five Forks Employment by Age

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Five Forks Employment by Race

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Five Forks Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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33.81%

Born in Five Forks

90.10%

Native Born

9.90%

Foreign Born

3.73%

Non Citizen

6.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.10% of Five Forks residents were born in the United States, with 33.81% having been born in South Carolina. 3.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Five Forks Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202117,8440.00%
202017,8440.00%
201917,844-160-0.89%
201818,0045042.88%
201717,5005713.37%
201616,9295313.24%
201516,3982251.39%
201416,1731,2228.17%
201314,9516454.51%
201214,3066534.78%
201113,653-487-3.44%
201014,1400.00%

Five Forks Population by Year